Batti Gul Meter Chalu box office collection Day 1: Shahid Kapoor, Shraddha's film opens with Rs 6.76 cr
While Shraddha Kapoor-starrer Stree manages to hold its own at the box office in its third week, Batti Gul Meter Chalu has recorded a slow start.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) September 22, 2018
The film released alongside Manto, Saamy Square and The Equalizer 2. Trade analyst Girish Johar had predicted that the film would be able to amass Rs 5.5 crores on its first day. “Desi stories always connect well with people. Also, a social issue relating to a common man’s fight against power distribution companies will pull audiences to cinema halls,” Johar had told The Indian Express in a statement, adding that a combination of good cast and director increases the possibility of a positive box office outcome. Meanwhile, Shraddha's other release, Amar Kaushik's Stree where the actress features alongside Rajkummar Rao, has been steady at the box office, even after three weeks of its release.
#Stree is not in a mood to slow down, despite new films invading the market place every single week... [Week 4] Fri 1.51 cr [biz got a boost due to partial holiday]. Total: ₹ 114.18 cr. India biz. — taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) September 22, 2018
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